Category: Productivity

10 Ways to Re-Motivate Yourself

by Doug Hart   The past few weeks have been sort of unproductive for me, mostly because of certain distractions that for the most part were beyond my control (scheduling problems, personal things that needed attention, the usual).Now I look…

Inspiration

by Steve Pavlina   Ask yourself, “What is the inspiration of this moment? What am I inspired to do now? What is the next wave of energy?” Pause and listen for a moment, but not with your ears. Listen like…

Conserving Mental Energy

by Steve Pavlina   In a Vanity Fair profile piece from 2012, writer Michael Lewis shared some of President Obama’s productivity habits. One of those habits involved routinizing mundane daily decisions. Since Obama has to make many difficult high-level decisions…

Triple Your Personal Productvity

By Steve Pavlina StevePavlina.com Have you ever had the experience of looking back on your week with the sinking feeling that you didn’t get as much done as you’d hoped? When building a successful career or a business of your…

Completion vs. Perfection

Personal Development

Written by Steve Pavlina (StevePavlina.com) Republished by permission. There’s a big difference between completing a project and perfecting a project. Perfectionism frequently works against the drive for completion. A final work product doesn’t have to be perfect to produce strong…

5 Essential Mental Habits

5  Essential Mental Habits of High Achievers There are many mental habits that help us to reach for our potential and personal fulfillment.  I have selected 5 mental habits that I consistently work to apply in my life and why…

33 Rules to Boost Your Productivity

Personal Development

This article was written by Steve Pavlina (www.stevepavlina.com) Heuristics are rules intended to help you solve problems. When a problem is large or complex, and the optimal solution is unclear, applying a heuristic allows you to begin making progress towards…

Covey Leadership Concepts

A few thoughts to share with you from the notes I have taken over the years from Stephen Covey.  You probably have seen some of the before, but for me, it always helps to have review lists to make sure…